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PRO.A / JOBS Silver Pines Treatment Center, Mahanoy; Counselor

Silver Pines Treatment Center, Mahanoy; Counselor

Post Date:Β 06/08/17
Type of position: Clinical
Title: Counselor
Qualifications:
β€’ A Master’s Degree or above from an accredited college with a major in chemical dependency, psychology, social work, counseling, nursing (with a clinical specialty in the human services) or other related field which includes a practicum in a health or human service agency, preferably in a drug and alcohol setting. If the practicum did not take place in a drug and alcohol setting, the individual’s written training plan shall specifically address a plan to achieve counseling competency in chemical dependency issues.
β€’ A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college with a major in chemical dependency, psychology, social work, counseling, nursing (with a clinical specialty in the human services) or other related field and 1 year of clinical experience (a minimum of 1,820 hours) in a health or human service agency, preferably in a drug and alcohol setting. If a person’s experience did not take place in a drug and alcohol setting, the individual’s written training plan shall specifically address a plan to achieve counseling competency in chemical dependency issues.
β€’ An Associate Degree from an accredited college with a major in chemical dependency, psychology, social work, counseling, nursing (with a clinical specialty in the human services) or other related field and 2 years of clinical experience (a minimum of 3,640 hours) in a health or human service agency, preferably in a drug and alcohol setting. If a person’s experience was not in a drug and alcohol setting, the individual’s written training plan shall specifically address a plan to achieve counseling competency in chemical dependency issues.
β€’ Current license in Pennsylvania as a registered nurse and a degree from an accredited school of nursing and 1 year of counseling experience (a minimum of 1,820 hours) in a health or human service agency, preferably in a drug and alcohol setting. If a person’s experience was not in a drug and alcohol setting, the individual’s written training plan shall specifically address a plan to achieve counseling competency in chemical dependency issues.
β€’ Full certification as an addictions counselor by a statewide certification body which is a member of a National certification body or certification by another state government’s substance abuse counseling certification board.
Description: New facility in Schuylkill County seeking qualified counselors for a 50-bed facility. Six (6) detox beds, 28 male beds, and 16 female beds. The job details include group and individual counseling, computer skill for electronic recordkeeping, work in a team atmosphere, work with families, DDAP regulation proficient, community collaboration to best meet the client’s needs.
Full time position that requires one evening a week, rotating Saturday and Sunday and rotating holidays.
Contact info: Antoinette Sacco, CEO atΒ asacco@silverpinesmail.com orΒ 570-773-5388